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Celebrating its 30th anniversary in 2018-2019, 18th Street Arts Center is one of the top 20 artist residency programs in the US, and the largest in Southern California. Conceived as a radical think tank in the shape of an artist community, 18th Street supports artists from around the globe to imagine, research, and develop significant, meaningful new artworks and share them with the public to foster radical imagination, empathy, and positive social change.

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Poyen Wang, Reprise, 2018, dimension variable,  multi-channel 3D animation installation, two screens. Courtesy of the artist.

Exhibition Reception | Poyen Wang | Reprise

December 12 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Poyen Wang | Reprise November 10 - December 15, 2018 Exhibition Reception 18th Street Arts Center | Atrium Gallery Wednesday, December 12, 2018 | 6-8 PM For free tickets, RSVP here. Reprise (2018) is a computer-generated animation project centering on subjects…

Neha Choksi| Elementary| Show and Tell

December 15 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Neha Choksi | ELEMENTARY December 15, 2018 Show and Tell 5 PM 18th Street Arts Center's Main Gallery RSVP for free tickets here. Neha Choksi will show and tell "How was school today?" on December 15 at 5pm as part of her Artist…

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Articulate Returns For A Thoughtful, Creative Season Three

Articulate Returns for a Thoughtful, Creative Season Three

18th Street Arts Center is pleased once again to partner with the beautifully filmed PBS…

Five 18th Street Arts Center Artists Included In Hammer Museum’s 2018 Made In L.A.

Five 18th Street Arts Center Artists Included in Hammer Museum's 2018 Made in L.A.

Santa Monica, CA - 18th Street Arts Center, Southern California’s largest artist residency program, is…

18th Street Arts Center + Articulate

18th Street Arts Center + Articulate

18th Street Arts Center is proud to be a media partner for the PBS show…